X360, PS3 Thursday, May 3, 2007 | 8:41 AM

Fracture announced

Fracture announced

Lucasarts announced last night the future release mid 2008 of Fracture on Xbox 360 and PS3. Developed by Day 1 Studios, well known for the Mechassault series, it's an action game where the main twist is a weapon called Fracture that allows the player to change the terrain. First screens a shamelessly stolen trailer inside.

Teaser (yahoo)
Download: WMV | MP4

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Commented on 2007-05-03 09:14:25
OmG, really stuning trailer, lol!

Just great idea they have!
Commented on 2007-05-03 10:01:59
Been waiting for real destructible terrain since Red Faction. This looks to be very promising.
Commented on 2007-05-03 10:27:27
Looks pretty impressive....
Commented on 2007-05-03 10:49:29
Looks very interesting. Anyone remember the game Magic Carpet? :) It's been a while since I've seen any terrain deformation.
Commented on 2007-05-03 11:09:54
WOW, that was a unique idea
Commented on 2007-05-03 11:16:09
interesting idea but no idea what it'll turn out like
Commented on 2007-05-03 12:05:54 In reply to Note
Posted by Note
Looks very interesting. Anyone remember the game Magic Carpet? :) It's been a while since I've seen any terrain deformation.
Man!! Magic Carpet, that game was so cool, loved it so much! It was one of the most creative and inovative games i ever played, would love to see a next-gen remake!!
Was awsome creating mountains and volcanos everywhere, or digging craters and rifs...

Oh, the sour taste of nostalgia! http://youtube.com/watch?v=phuWDJPRhVY i remember every second of this lol.
Who thinks this water looks better than bioshock's? =P and this was 14 years ago
Commented on 2007-05-03 12:30:35
Loving the whirlwind nade.
Commented on 2007-05-03 12:34:15
Ohh that looks interesting! gonna keep my eye on this one, the effects/physics look stunning.
Commented on 2007-05-03 13:18:42
Now that's innovative. And sure looks like alot of fun. :D

Could you imagine multiplayer on this? That would be insane...
Commented on 2007-05-03 13:32:14
Looks like it could be called Cellfactor 2.
Commented on 2007-05-03 14:59:47
A very cool concept just like Portal. It's great to see the Shooter genre involving more strategy than just run-and-gun..
Commented on 2007-05-03 15:03:23
Generovision! TM

Still, the gameplay looks interesting.
Commented on 2007-05-03 15:20:23
interesting concept, although the actual gamply still looks very generic. and even though it is more a tech demo then anything, the trailer was pretty poor, especially the animation. but i supose it was more to show that the terrain deformed (although a lot of it still looked scripted, unlike geo-mod in red faction which had full environmental destrution)

it could end up being good, or it could be a bit mediocre, as it stands, its an interesting little bit of technology.
Commented on 2007-05-03 16:09:05 In reply to StephenR92
KORNdog, those deformations don't look scripted to me. It's just how those guns work I guess, just aim on the ground and you send a shockwave which deformes the whole ground.

Those granades however, look mighty astonishing.
Commented on 2007-05-03 16:10:49
nice concept
Commented on 2007-05-03 16:14:11
looks crazyly good fun,never heard of this game before,cant wait role on 2008
Commented on 2007-05-03 16:52:13
holy crap that looks pretty damn good, fun idea

multi might be interesting tho
Commented on 2007-05-03 17:35:43
cool concept.. bad delivery
Commented on 2007-05-03 17:57:07
Deformation looks great.
Commented on 2007-05-03 18:32:07
This is going to be a amazing multiplayer game. Remember what I said.
Commented on 2007-05-03 19:55:56
Wow. Those effects were pretty cool.

Though i can't help but feel it will end up having fairly generic environments with this.
Commented on 2007-05-03 22:01:57
looks pretty cool
Commented on 2007-05-03 23:17:36
The trailer is cool, but i wish they would show off Star Wars Force Unleashed instead. Im way more interested in that game.
Commented on 2007-05-03 23:36:52
Wow a half-original idea in an FPS! That's exactly half more than the rest can come up with. I like.
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